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Zoom is a great tool and can be used securely by using these Zoom Tips and Tricks.

Important WebEx Security Changes effective Wednesday, April 8
Information Technology will implement additional security features in WebEx on Tuesday evening. Due to recent security issues with other web-conference applications, we will be adjusting some default settings for WebEx meetings.

All new meetings will default to Unlisted.
Existing meetings will be moved from Public to Unlisted.
Enable Advanced Schedule Options when creating meetings.

Please see today's FrontPage Digest or the Information Technology Intranet for addtional information on the update.

Zoom Warning: Avoid Zoombombing
The FBI and Zoom are warning users hackers are joining unprotected meetings to post and share inappropriate content. Please use the Password Instructions when setting your Zoom meetings.

FBI Warning

Information from Zoom:
Zoom Guide
Zoom Message to Users
WebEx Information
Help your WebEx participants: Get WebEx Ready

How to Share in WebEx: Share Content in Cisco Webex Meetings

It’s Friday!
Today completes the first week of online instruction. Congratulations! As we wind down this week, take some time to assess how you are doing and connect with others. We are all finding our way in this new, remote learning and working environment. Be kind to yourself, to others and follow the guidelines to stay safe. #GCUnited

Stay Safe Online Too - Avoid Fraud
The current circumstances have us online more than ever. From learning online, remote working and staying connected with family and friends, we are using online services in record numbers. It provides the perfect scenario for cybercriminals. Remember to be extra cautious when selecting links. If you see a topic that interests you, search for an article instead of using the link. Criminals hack social media accounts too. It's a good idea to change your password on your social media accounts when you are prompted to change your password by your bank or your school.

Avoid Isolation Connect Virtually
Are you feeling a bit isolated from your team? It's called "social distancing," but a better term is "physical distancing." We need to stay social just in different ways. Faculty and Staff can stay in touch with each other using Jabber. Jabber can be downloaded from the GC Software site in Unify. Once installed, you can use Jabber to instant message with other members of the GC community.

Student WebEx goes beyond the classroom. Get together with your friends to hang out and catch up. It's compatible with mobile devices and computers. Student WebEx Account

Thundercloud provides access to campus resources. You only need an Internet connection, a browser and your Unify credentials to access Thundercloud. Go to: Thundercloud; select the HTML option.

WebEx Tips
Mute your microphone.
Turn off your video.
For information on WebEx, see the WebEx section:
Faculty and Staff

Information Technology

Serve Help Desk | 478-445-7378 | Email: Serve
Information Technology Intranet (requires Unify credentials)